Calendar 

September

  • Every Thursday | 12:00–12:20
    Express Talks
    Join us for a 20-minute introduction to Wisconsin art. Every talk is different, so come often.
  • Every Saturday | 11:00–2:00
    Studio Saturdays
    Theme: Textiles Click here for more details
  • Tuesday, September 27 | 10:30–12:00 or 1:00–2:30
    SPARK! Conversations
    For people with memory loss and their caregivers, Click here for more details.

October

  • Every Thursday | 12:00–12:20
    Express Talks
    Join us for a 20-minute introduction to Wisconsin art. Every talk is different, so come often.
  • Every Saturdays | 11:00–2:00
    Studio Saturdays
    Visit the galleries then discover a new art technique every month, details
  • Saturday, October 1 | 11:00–12:00
    Special Studio Saturdays
    A special Studio Saturdays with artist David Lenz, details
  • Saturday, October 1 | 1:00–4:00
    Opening Party
    David Lenz: People on the Periphery
    Melissa Cooke: Egos
  • Saturday, October 8 | 6:00–10:00
    Vintage 2016
    Join us for MOWA's biennial fundraising event, Vintage 2016
  • Tuesday, October 11 | 10:30–11:30
    Coffee Talks
    Enjoy coffee and a pastry with fellow art lovers, guest artist Jan Serr, details
  • Wednesday, October 12 | 11:30–1:00
    Womens' Forum of Wisconsin
    Featuring guest speaker, Cynthia A. LaConte, register
  • Saturday, October 15 | 10:00–3:30
    MOWA on the Road
    Join us for Pottery and Pints in Lake Mills, register
  • Tuesday, October 18 | 10:00–10:45 or 11:00–11:45
    Mini Masters
    Young artists are invited to tour a gallery, then make an art project, details
  • Thursday, October 20 | 10:30–3:30
    MOWA on the Road
    Join us for Blooms and Berries in Adell, register
  • Thursday, October 20 | 5:00
    Meet the Artists
    Join us for an artist talk, tour, and art project with Woven Together artists, Wence and Sandra Martinez
  • Thursday, October 20 | 7:00
    Exhibition Opening + Artist Talk
    at Saint John's On The Lake, Lynne Railsback and Katie Musolff, Nature Studies, details
  • Saturday, October 22 | 10:30–3:00
    MOWA Masters
    Oil painting with Wisconsin artist Steve Gerhartz, register
  • Tuesday, October 25 | 10:30–12:00 or 1:00–2:30
    SPARK! Conversations
    For people with memory loss and their caregivers, details
  • Thursday, October 27 | 6:00–7:00
    Friends of Wisconsin Art Tour
    Join FOWA for a Behind-the-Scenes tour in the Collection Storage, register
  • Saturday, October 29 | 11:00–2:00
    Special Studio Saturdays
    Join us for a spooky Halloween, details
  • Saturday, October 29 | 10:30–3:00
    MOWA Masters
    Tapestry Weaving with Wisconsin artist Kasia Drake-Hames, register


November

  • Every Thursday | 12:00–12:20
    Express Talks
    Join us for a 20-minute introduction to Wisconsin art. Every talk is different, so come often.
  • Every Saturday | 11:00–2:00
    Studio Saturdays
    Visit the galleries then discover a new art technique every month, details
  • Saturday, November 5 | 11:00–2:00
    Friends of Wisconsin Art Tour
    Join FOWA for a private tour of David Lenz's studio, register
  • Tuesday, November 8 | 10:30–11:30
    Coffee Talks
    Enjoy coffee and a pastry with fellow art lovers, guest artist Zannah Crowe, details
  • Friday and Saturday, November 11 and 12 | 10:00-5:00
    Bloomin' Holidaze
    Lush floral displays. An artist marketplace. Expert demonstrations. They’re all part of MOWA’s Fourth Annual Bloomin’ Holidaze, details
  • Tuesday, November 15 | 10:00–10:45 or 11:00–11:45
    Mini Masters
    Young artists are invited to tour a gallery, then make an art project, details
  • Saturday, November 19 | 2:00–5:00
    Opening Party
    The 2016 MOWA Members’ Show
  • Thursday, November 24
    Closed Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday, November 25 | 10:00–5:00
    Black Friday Bloody Marys
    Sample Miss Mary's Bloody Marys in the MOWA Shop, details
  • Friday, November 25 | 11:00–2:00
    Black Friday Make-and-Take
    Skip the mall madness and create custom metal jewelry at MOWA,  register
  • Saturday, November 26 | 1:30
    Panel Discussion
    Join three Wisconsin artists as they dicuss contemporary Realist painting, details
  • Tuesday, November 29 | 10:30–12:00 or 1:00–2:30
    SPARK! Conversations
    For people with memory loss and their caregivers, details

December

  • Every Thursday | 12:00–12:20
    Express Talks
    Join us for a 20-minute introduction to Wisconsin art. Every talk is different, so come often.
  • Every Saturday | 11:00–2:00
    Studio Saturdays
    Visit the galleries then discover a new art technique every month, details
  • Saturday, December 3 | 2:00–5:00
    Champagne Shopping Party
    Sip champagne and enjoy small bites at this annual shopping party. New features this year, details
  • Thursday, December 8 | 10:30–3:00
    MOWA Masters
    Home for the Holidays with Half Bridge Farm's Victoria Vonier, register
  • Saturday, December 10 | 11:00–2:00
    Special Studio Saturdays with Santa
    Carols, Cookies, and Kris Kringle, details
  • Tuesday, December 13 | 10:30–11:30
    Coffee Talks
    Enjoy coffee and a pastry with fellow art lovers, guest musician Martin Butorac, details
  • Tuesday, December 20 | 10:00–10:45 or 11:00–11:45
    Mini Masters
    Special guest Phil Hway will lead this special Mini Masters with holiday music, details
  • Saturday, December 24
    Closed Christmas Eve
  • Sunday, December 25
    Closed Christmas Day
  • Tuesday–Thursday, December 27, 28, 29 | 10:30–3:00
    Become a Contemporary Wisconsin Artist
    Learn about Wisconsin artists and the techniques they use to create their work, register
  • Tuesday–Thursday, December 27, 28, 29 | 10:00–5:00
    Art Quest Through the Galleries
    Go on a journey through the galleries, details Winter Break
  • Tuesday–Thursday, December 27, 28, 29 | 10:00–5:00
    Member Appreciate Hot Chocolate Bar
    Have a hot chocolate on us during Winter Break
  • Saturday, December 31 | 11:00–2:00
    Special Studio Saturdays
    Ring in the new year at this special Studio Saturdays, details